When we’re on the hunt for that one particular and perfect baby name, it’s worth throwing the net wide and considering all names that appeal, no matter what part of the world it harks from. Check out our lists of Danish, Japanese and Irish baby names if you need proof!
With this in mind, we’ve collected 20 of our favourite Hindu baby names that are popular in India today; each are lovely to say and come with a gorgeous meaning. And what more are we ever looking for when we’re baby name hunting?!
Looking for a girls’ name that is pretty but powerful? Meaning ‘Earth’, Avani is the perfect candidate we think, particularly if you already fancy vowel-y names like Ava, Ella and Anna.